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Adobe Flash Player. How do I remove The Settings Panel?

by Relmech1 / December 1, 2011 9:20 AM PST

When ever playing You Tube videos, or other videos using Adobe Flash Player, I find the centre of my display is hidden by the Adobe Flash Player settings box, which is constantly inoperative.

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Is this a TV, laptop, Windows? Linux, etc.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 1, 2011 9:40 AM PST

You may have to tell more.

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Adobe Flash Player.How do I remove The Setting Panel ?
by Relmech1 / December 1, 2011 10:25 AM PST

<span id="INSERTION_MARKER">It is an iMac Aluminium, Operating System Mac OS X 10.7.2 Lion. Start up disk macintosh HD.<span id="INSERTION_MARKER">

<span id="INSERTION_MARKER">This became a recent problem, having recently opened an emailed video. I find that the Flash Player settings panel opens in the centre of the video screen with a message that s.ytimg.com seeks permission to install information onto my computer. However the settings panel will not accept any given instructions.
<span>It appears that this is occurring now whenever using Flash player, with the settings panel occupying the centre of the screen.
<span>Thanks for your support.

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Did you uninstall and reinstall it?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 1, 2011 10:34 AM PST
http://kb2.adobe.com/cps/909/cpsid_90906.html
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A.F.P
by Relmech1 / December 1, 2011 11:22 AM PST

Yes I have done so twice.
Now have Version 11.1.102.55

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Now post this in the CNET Mac OS X forum.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 1, 2011 11:59 AM PST
In reply to: A.F.P

My only thought is your computer is blocking that connection you noted.

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Computer Blocking
by Relmech1 / December 2, 2011 6:57 AM PST

Thanks for that, could you please suggest how I may resolve such a blockage?
I ask, because I am relatively new to this.
Thanks again.

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You have to reveal more but for now.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 2, 2011 8:44 AM PST
In reply to: Computer Blocking
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